3. Tibetan Plateau, China
While regular old China gets most of the news today, and might want us all to ignore Tibet, the disputed region where the Dalai Lama has been exiled from for years, it’s a fascinating country with wildly different cultural norms and genetic makeup from its motherland.
4. Omo Valley, Ethiopia
This young woman sports a hairdo and coloring that might seem strange to Americans, but her smile gives away the timeless beauty in her appearance. We love the colorful necklaces she’s sporting! The style of dress and hair may seem exotic to Westerners, but it’s a perfect example of beauty in Ethiopia.